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Cost of Living Comparison Between Norway and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 46.14% lower than in Norway
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 43.78% lower than in Norway
Rent Prices in United States are 37.73% lower than in Norway
Restaurant Prices in United States are 59.70% lower than in Norway
Groceries Prices in United States are 38.09% lower than in Norway
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 39.35% higher than in Norway

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  Norway  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 kr     62.26 kr      -58.49 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 kr     280.17 kr      -64.98 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 95.00 kr     40.47 kr      -57.40 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 70.00 kr     21.79 kr      -68.87 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 70.00 kr     31.13 kr      -55.53 %
Cappuccino (regular) 34.71 kr     22.79 kr      -34.34 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 25.55 kr     10.00 kr      -60.88 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 22.49 kr     8.00 kr      -64.42 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 14.73 kr     6.24 kr      -57.60 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 23.96 kr     15.10 kr      -36.97 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 22.02 kr     18.71 kr      -15.02 %
Eggs (12) 31.37 kr     14.26 kr      -54.55 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 87.43 kr     59.42 kr      -32.04 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 108.56 kr     48.34 kr      -55.47 %
Apples (1kg) 22.84 kr     23.67 kr      +3.62 %
Oranges (1kg) 21.84 kr     23.14 kr      +5.93 %
Tomato (1kg) 27.62 kr     23.92 kr      -13.40 %
Potato (1kg) 14.81 kr     14.85 kr      +0.24 %
Lettuce (1 head) 17.05 kr     9.78 kr      -42.65 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 21.04 kr     11.00 kr      -47.73 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 120.00 kr     74.71 kr      -37.74 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 28.03 kr     14.41 kr      -48.58 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 31.43 kr     20.36 kr      -35.23 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 94.00 kr     37.36 kr      -60.26 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 34.50 kr     12.45 kr      -63.91 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 642.50 kr     435.83 kr      -32.17 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 68.00 kr     18.68 kr      -72.53 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 14.71 kr     9.67 kr      -34.25 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 450.00 kr     180.56 kr      -59.88 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 14.91 kr     5.99 kr      -59.82 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 260,000.00 kr     129,549.58 kr      -50.17 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 1,851.79 kr     1,000.19 kr      -45.99 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.97 kr     0.95 kr      -2.83 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 310.85 kr     290.88 kr      -6.43 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 444.58 kr     246.10 kr      -44.64 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 202.72 kr     114.92 kr      -43.31 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 110.00 kr     62.26 kr      -43.40 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 844.61 kr     256.21 kr      -69.67 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 424.50 kr     227.20 kr      -46.48 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 954.41 kr     478.88 kr      -49.82 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 1,097.42 kr     525.63 kr      -52.10 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 9,742.78 kr     6,331.38 kr      -35.01 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,697.30 kr     4,759.94 kr      -38.16 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 17,479.66 kr     10,745.60 kr      -38.53 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 13,120.00 kr     8,088.40 kr      -38.35 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 47,742.71 kr     12,092.86 kr      -74.67 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 33,911.77 kr     7,793.16 kr      -77.02 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 26,200.39 kr     20,527.77 kr      -21.65 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.74     4.19      +11.99 %
 
Last updateJuly, 2014July, 2014
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